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Niche Grade
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  • Population
    41,296
  • Population Density
    29,977 people/sq.mi.
  • Size
    1 sq.mi.
  • Reviews
    4 3.2
Mission District is a neighborhood in San Francisco with 41,296 residents. It has very high home values and very high rent costs. Its citizens generally have high education levels and high income levels.

Ratings and Reviews
3.2 from 4 reviews
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    • 4
    Community: In sf everything is pretty much local.
    • 3
    Public Services: Public service is okay in sf could be be better.
    • 3
    Visiting: Only for special occasions people in my neighborhood gets together.
    • 3
    Employment: The jobs opportunities are not that high in sf.

Nearby Neighborhoods

Niche Grade Name Population
4.00 Mission Dolores 11,323
4.00 Potrero 11,529
3.66 Bernal Heights 24,833
4.00 Noe Valley 24,616
4.00 Castro District 9,440
3.66 South of Market (SoMa) 16,121
3.66 Glen Park 8,388
2.66 Bayview 17,832

Comparable Neighborhoods

Niche Grade Name Population
3.00 Excelsior 24,007
3.66 Central Richmond 25,366
3.33 Central Sunset 40,540
3.33 Outer Sunset 29,817

Top School Districts

Niche Grade Name Total Schools
3.66 San Francisco Unified School District 118

Top Public Schools

Niche Grade Name Type Grades Grade Level
4.33 Lowell High School Public 9-12 High
Downtown High School Public, Alternative 9-12 High
4.00 KIPP San Francisco Bay Academy Public, Charter 5-9 Elementary, Middle
Ida B. Wells High School Public, Alternative 9-12 High
4.00 Clarendon Alternative Elementary School Public K-5 Elementary
4.00 Lawton Alternative Elementary School Public K-8 Elementary, Middle
4.00 Claire Lilienthal Elementary School Public K-8 Elementary, Middle
4.00 Alice Fong Yu Elementary School Public K-8 Elementary, Middle
4.00 Rooftop Elementary School Public K-8 Elementary, Middle
4.00 Argonne Elementary School Public K-5 Elementary
4.00 A.P. Giannini Middle School Public 6-8 Middle
4.00 Sherman Elementary School Public K-5 Elementary
4.00 KIPP Bayview Academy Public, Charter 5-8 Middle
4.00 Ulloa Elementary School Public K-5 Elementary
4.00 Sunset Elementary School Public K-5 Elementary
4.00 Robert Louis Stevenson Elementary School Public K-5 Elementary
4.00 Lafayette Elementary School Public K-5 Elementary
4.00 West Portal Elementary School Public K-5 Elementary
4.00 John Yehall Chin Elementary School Public K-5 Elementary
4.00 Jefferson Elementary School Public K-5 Elementary
4.00 Yick Wo Elementary School Public K-5 Elementary
4.00 Alamo Elementary School Public K-5 Elementary
San Francisco Flex Academy Public, Charter 9-12 High
4.00 Grattan Elementary School Public K-5 Elementary
4.00 Roosevelt Middle School Public 6-8 Middle

Top Private Schools

Niche Grade Name Type Grades Grade Level
Spectrum Center Private, Special Education 8-12 Middle, High
4.33 San Francisco University High School Private 9-12 High
4.33 Lick-Wilmerding High School Private 9-12 High
Woodside International School Private 6-12 High
4.00 The Urban School of San Francisco Private 9-12 High
Sterne School Private 5-12 High
4.00 Stuart Hall High School Private, Religious, All-Boys 9-12 High
4.00 French-American International School - San Francisco Private PK, K-12 Pre-K, Elementary, Middle, High
Sand Paths Academy Private, Special Education 8-12 High
4.00 St. Ignatius College Preparatory School Private, Religious 9-12 High
3.66 St. Joseph Notre Dame High School Private, Religious 9-12 High
3.66 Convent of the Sacred Heart High School Private, Religious, All-Girls 9-12 High
3.66 Lycée Français de San Francisco - Ortega Campus Private PK, K-12 Pre-K, Elementary, Middle, High
3.66 Sacred Heart Cathedral Preparatory Private, Religious 9-12 High
3.66 The Bay School of San Francisco Private 9-12 High
3.66 San Francisco Waldorf School Private PK, K-12 Pre-K, Elementary, Middle, High
3.66 Bridgemont High School Private, Religious 9-12 High
Children's Learning Center Private, Special Education 1-12 Elementary, High
3.33 Drew School Private 9-12 High
3.33 Jewish Community High School of the Bay Private, Religious 9-12 High
3.33 San Francisco Christian School Private, Religious K-12 Elementary, Middle, High
Voice of Pentecost Academy Private, Religious PK, K-12 Pre-K, Elementary, Middle, High
Youth Chance High School Private, Alternative 9-12 High
2.66 Muhammad University of Islam Private K-12 Elementary, Middle, High
Rise Institute Private, Special Education 2-12 Elementary, High

Top Colleges

Niche Grade Name
4.33 University of California - Berkeley
3.66 San Francisco Conservatory of Music
3.33 Mills College
3.00 University of San Francisco
3.00 Menlo College
3.00 Saint Mary's College of California
2.66 California College of the Arts
2.66 Dominican University of California
2.66 California Maritime Academy
2.66 Holy Names University
2.33 San Francisco State University
2.33 Notre Dame de Namur University
2.00 California State University - East Bay
2.00 San Francisco Art Institute
City College of San Francisco
Diablo Valley College
Academy of Art University
Chabot College
Skyline College - San Bruno
College of San Mateo
Contra Costa College
Laney College
College of Marin
Canada College
Heald College - Hayward

Around Mission District

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Demographics

Racial Diversity

Mission District United States California San Francisco Metro Area Central Richmond Central Sunset Excelsior Outer Sunset
Hispanic 45.53% 16.05% 37.20% 21.28% 6.17% 6.36% 38.66% 6.05%
White 34.78% 64.16% 40.65% 43.03% 40.13% 30.83% 15.75% 34.08%
Asian 13.89% 4.67% 12.87% 22.99% 47.76% 59.17% 41.67% 54.63%
African American 3.44% 12.21% 5.84% 8.11% 0.94% 0.96% 1.63% 0.48%
Multiracial 1.90% 1.85% 2.40% 3.24% 3.66% 2.39% 1.34% 3.64%
Native American 0.25% 0.66% 0.40% 0.23% 0.09% 0.06% 0.17% 0%
Other 0.13% 0.21% 0.25% 0.37% 0.52% 0.09% 0.33% 0.04%
Pacific Islander 0.03% 0.15% 0.35% 0.71% 0.69% 0.09% 0.40% 1.05%

Age

Mission District United States California San Francisco Metro Area Central Richmond Central Sunset Excelsior Outer Sunset
9 years and under 8% 13% 14% 12% 8% 8% 10% 8%
10 to 17 years 5% 11% 12% 9% 7% 7% 8% 7%
18 to 24 years 11% 10% 10% 9% 8% 11% 9% 10%
25 to 34 years 28% 13% 14% 15% 20% 15% 14% 15%
35 to 44 years 19% 14% 14% 15% 16% 14% 15% 15%
45 to 54 years 12% 15% 14% 15% 14% 13% 18% 15%
55 to 64 years 7% 12% 11% 12% 13% 14% 11% 13%
65 and over 9% 13% 11% 12% 15% 17% 15% 17%

Education Levels

Mission District United States California San Francisco Metro Area Central Richmond Central Sunset Excelsior Outer Sunset
Less than a high school diploma 21% 15% 19% 13% 13% 15% 27% 18%
High school diploma or equivalent 18% 29% 21% 18% 11% 14% 27% 18%
Some college or associate degree 17% 29% 29% 26% 25% 23% 22% 24%
Bachelor's degree 29% 18% 19% 27% 32% 31% 17% 29%
Master's degree or higher 15% 10% 11% 17% 19% 17% 6% 11%

Gender

Mission District United States California San Francisco Metro Area Central Richmond Central Sunset Excelsior Outer Sunset
Male 54.7% 49.2% 49.7% 49.3% 46.8% 48.2% 47.4% 48.2%
Female 45.3% 50.8% 50.3% 50.7% 53.2% 51.8% 52.6% 51.8%

Housing

Rent vs. Own

Mission District United States California San Francisco Metro Area Central Richmond Central Sunset Excelsior Outer Sunset
Rent 75.2% 33.9% 43.3% 44.5% 66.4% 41.2% 34.1% 41.8%
Own 24.8% 66.1% 56.7% 55.5% 33.6% 58.8% 65.9% 58.2%